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Substance Abuse Counseling Training Article on Teen Drinking

Substance Abuse Counseling Training Article on Teen Drinking

The education of parents is very important in the battle against underage teen drinking. Please also review our Substance Abuse Counseling Training. The article, Educating parents, youth about underage substance abuse, by LOU FANCHER states “Alcohol and drug prevention handouts distributed at five Contra Costa Behavioral Health regional community forums paint a not-pretty picture: youths in the large county’s five regions are experimenting at younger ages with more substances than ever before. According to Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) program chief Fatima Matal Sol, data gathered by the county’s Behavioral Health division shows that in Lamorinda 35 percent of 11th grade students

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Substance Abuse Counseling Certification Article on Abuse and Addiction

Substance Abuse Counseling Certification Article on Abuse and Addiction

Child abuse is seen to be a closely related to issues of later substance abuse Please also review our Substance Abuse Counseling Certification The article, Research finds substance abuse varies widely in association with child abuse, neglect, states “Alcohol and other drug use are regularly linked to child abuse or neglect in families, but simply assuming the former causes the latter is not taking a deep enough look. A University of Kansas professor has authored a pair of studies examining how a range of parental alcohol and substance use behaviors are related to abusive and neglectful parenting behaviors and argues that

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Substance Abuse Counseling Certification Program Article on Dealing with Substance Abuse

Substance Abuse Counseling Certification Program Article on Dealing with Substance Abuse

Good article on dealing with substance abuse. If you would like to help others or become certified in substance abuse counseling, then please review our program and see if it matches your academic and professional needs. The Substance Abuse Counseling Certification Program trains you with the necessary skills to help others overcome abuse and addiction The article, ANOTHER VIEW: Dealing With Substance Abuse, by Suzie Price states, “Over the past 18 years, my career as a prosecutor has exposed me to many people who have substance abuse problems. My interactions with these individuals has been from the standpoint of a prosecutor,

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Substance Abuse Counseling Program Article on ICU and Opioid Cases

Substance Abuse Counseling Program Article on ICU and Opioid Cases

ICU admissions are seeing a dramatic increase due to the recent Opioid epidemic striking our nation. Please also review our Substance Abuse Counseling Program The article, Surge in ICU admissions linked to opioid overdoses, by Cesar Gamboa states “Admissions to intensive care units related to opioid overdoses have increased rapidly over a nearly seven-year period, a new study reveals. “This is the first description of how the epidemic is hitting the most resource-intense parts of our health care system,” said Dr. Jennifer Stevens, lead researcher and associate director of the intensive care unit at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. The

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Substance Abuse Counseling Program Article on Inmate Drug Use

Substance Abuse Counseling Program Article on Inmate Drug Use

Drug addiction and substance abuse usually continues in prison. This article looks at how it occurs and why Please also review our Substance Abuse Counseling Program The article, “The drug flow: Inmate substance abuse continues despite testing, restrictions” by  ALYSSA DANDREA states “Prisoner Daniel May said he never considered snitching when corrections officers found Suboxone in his cell in Berlin in early 2015. Instead, he took the felony charge and withheld the truth about the source of the drug, even though it meant more time away from his children.   Two years later, May, 29, remains tight-lipped about where the Suboxone

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Substance Abuse Counseling Certification Article on Women, Prison and Substance Abuse

Substance Abuse Counseling Certification Article on Women, Prison and Substance Abuse

Substance abuse and women in prison are two correlations on the rise and it is not a good thing. Please also review our Substance Abuse Counseling Certification The article, Substance abuse driving explosion of women in prison, by Kimberly Poore Moser states “I’m a fiscal conservative and solutions-minded legislator, registered nurse, and the director of the Office of Drug Control Policy (ODCP) for Northern Kentucky. Because of what I have seen first-hand in each of these roles, I’m a strong advocate for common-sense reforms to our justice system that improve treatment and rehabilitation programming and lower recidivism rates. More importantly, I’m also

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Substance Abuse Counseling Program Article on Pregnancy and Substance Abuse

Substance Abuse Counseling Program Article on Pregnancy and Substance Abuse

Good article on preventing substance abuse with pregnant women. Please also review our substance abuse counseling program The article, “Steering pregnant women away from substance abuse” by Jeff Bell states “Victoria program is changing lives by helping pregnant women deal with substance-abuse issues. HerWay Home, run out of the James Bay Community Project, started in January 2013, said program co-ordinator Amanda Seymour. “Really, our goal is help women improve their own health, so that they have healthier pregnancies, healthier births, so that children can stay with their moms and that the moms can quit or reduce their substance use,” Seymour

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Substance Abuse Counseling Training Article On Preventing Teen Substance Abuse

Substance Abuse Counseling Training Article On Preventing Teen Substance Abuse

Good article about Substance Abuse Counseling Training Teen drinking and substance abuse is a huge issue and certified substance abuse counselors can help parents protect their children The article, “Preventing teen substance abuse” by Barbie Powell states “The Easton Redding Community Cares Coalition (ERCCC) is an organization that students and parents may want to know about and get involved. The objective and purpose of the ERCCC is to help focus and coordinate the Easton and Redding communities’ response to the threats of alcohol and substance misuse and abuse and reduce risky behaviors. The coalition looks to promote and facilitate community efforts in

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Substance Abuse Counseling Program Article on Medicaid and Substance Abuse Care

Substance Abuse Counseling Program Article on Medicaid and Substance Abuse Care

How will reductions in Medicaid affect substance abuse care? Please also review our substance abuse counseling program The article,” Feds, states seek to end Medicaid’s limits on substance abuse care”, by Virgil Dickson states, “States and some federal officials are working harder to end some limits on Medicaid reimbursements for behavioral health and substance abuse treatment in the face of the nationwide opioid addiction crisis. Earlier this month, a bipartisan group of senators introduced legislation that eases federal restrictions on Medicaid reimbursement for substance use disorder treatment centers. The bill would allow centers with up to 40 beds to receive reimbursement from Medicaid

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Online Counseling Training: Life Changes

Navigating Through Life Changes You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself.     Jim Rohn  Online counseling training is an excellent way to learn how to aid those in need or simply sharpen your counseling skills. Online courses can further help by giving you an opportunity to work an education around your schedule. With a virtual classroom, you can take it with you wherever you go! Below is an excellent article by an instructor on Navigating Through Life Changes. Life changes and we change along with it.  If you are